Conquering Budget Season

Conquering Budget Season

It’s the fourth quarter, which for many of us means it’s budget season. Everyone loves budget time, right? Probably not. Here are two things I like to remind my executive team, finance team, and leaders as we go through our budgets:  All...
The Value of Reference Checks

The Value of Reference Checks

Let’s talk about the value of using reference checks when hiring. This step is often undervalued or skipped because we assume we’ll only hear good things about the candidate. That sounds logical — someone wouldn’t list a reference who wouldn’t vouch for them....